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(1) (Service Switching Point) The local exchange node in an SS7 telephone network. The SSP can be part of the voice switch or in a separate computer connected to it. The SSP creates SS7 signaling messages that are sent to a "service control point" (SCP) to query databases for subscriber service and routing information. See AIN and SCP.

(2) (Storage Service Provider) A third party that manages the storage facilities for an enterprise. The storage devices can be on the customer's premises or at the SSP's site connected to the customer's machines via fiber-optic links. See ASP.

(3) (Surround Sound Processor) An audio component that supports the various surround sound technologies. See surround sound.

(4) (Switch to Switch Protocol) The protocol used in DLSw that locates resources and routes messages.

(5) (System Support Program) A multiuser, multitasking operating system from IBM that is the primary control program for the System/34 and System/36.

(6) (Serial SCSI Protocol) See serial attached SCSI.

(7) (Secure Simple Pairing) See Bluetooth versions.
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The petitioner argued that it was astonishing that SSP Anwar had been suspended in the past on the allegations of staging fake encounters and disciplinary proceedings had also been initiated against him.
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When contacted, SHO Secretariat police Qaisar Niaz Gillani said nothing is in his notice about Sindh police team raid under SSP Zulfiqar Mehr in local hotel and Sindh house.
It means our Minister of Finance will continue to run a budget with large shortfall of SSP 7 billion a year; funded through central bank's borrowing which means pumping more currency notes into circulation every month.
As a result of this transaction, interest-bearing liabilities in Allenex now total 112m SEK, also including the debt of 14m SEK to SSP
SSP is a unique organization - an interesting mix of Engineering Duty Officers, Line Officers, two Supply Corps officers (a captain and a lieutenant commander), government civilians, and contractors.
Benefits for SSP can be expected in new product development.
The launch will be at the Central Hotel, and the same venue was used yesterday by Sheridan's opponents to urge SSP members to stay in the party and not join Solidarity.
The SSP also comes equipped with an acoustic sounder, similar to sonar, that can send signals down through the atmosphere and listen for an echo.
The Armed Forces, including the Reserve Forces, have no liability to pay SSP to serving members but their families may qualify for it.
We have been doing business with Thalhimer for years, and are well acquainted with the quality of their professional staff and the strength of their regional market position and reputation," said Richard Jones, an Insignia/ESG Executive Managing Director who oversees the SSP program.